Seattle Sounders' Cheeky Response to New York City FC Signing Frank Lampard

Mark PattersonUK Staff WriterJuly 24, 2014

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Frank Lampard joining New York City FC—which the club announced today—is a pretty big deal to the MLS.

But over on the West Coast the Seattle Sounders were doing their best to play it down, talking up the superhuman powers of U.S. men's national team star Clint Dempsey instead:

But can Frank Lampard conjure fire? pic.twitter.com/wViAooMFli

Seattle Sounders FC (@SoundersFC) July 24, 2014

Can he? Can he conjure fire? Your move, Frank.

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